FIVE MYTHOLOGIES, 2012
1 - ISIS
2 - YIN
3 - CARTE
4 - CYGNUS
5 - MORTE
Medium: Pen on vellum, approximately 11"x17" each. Set of 5.
Architectural drawings overlapping mythological references with phases of human life. Brief descriptions below.
1 - Conception. The eye of Isis contains the earth separating from the sea. A horned and woven primitive chair (see early Breuer) noting the connection to Osiris.
2 - Domestic life. phases woven together in rooms inside a flat circle. The Hearth, The Performance, The Harvest, The Rebirth, The Waiting.
3 - Production. Mechanization, repetition and the urban world folded upon themselves.
4 - Solidarity. The romance of the moment, being connected under the stars, insuperable from a cosmic hope.
5 - The End. Structures live past their builders, and the scale of our impact fades into the primitive.